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Pole Vault, Boston Garden
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Pole Vault, Boston Garden, mid-late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 50.1 x 38.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 3/4 x 15 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0006
Description

Black-and-white image four identical men jumping over a pole vault and wearing a white shirt and shorts. There is a man dressed in black at bottom center and two levels in the background with an audience.